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Yes, your pump should work fine using the tach wire as input to a fan speed controller/reader to display the RPM speed. Some people take the old connector off of the pump and run it to a 3-pin connector plugging it into the 3-pin spot on the MOBO for the CPU heatsink cooler. The MCP350 @10W would be alright for most boards to do this, however, the MCP355 draws too much power.
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Originally Posted by bmaverick View Post
Yes, your pump should work fine using the tach wire as input to a fan speed controller/reader to display the RPM speed. Some people take the old connector off of the pump and run it to a 3-pin connector plugging it into the 3-pin spot on the MOBO for the CPU heatsink cooler. The MCP350 @10W would be alright for most boards to do this, however, the MCP355 draws too much power.
ewww yeah, you dont wanna run this pump off the mobo if you value your main board, I have heard of lots of rma's cause of this...
 
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